MIT's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

MIT's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) cultivates and supports research partnerships between MIT undergraduates and faculty. UROP offers the chance to work on cutting edge research—whether you join established research projects or pursue your own ideas. Explore this site to learn more about engaging in UROP.

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Quick links to access the UROP online proposal system (authentication required):

Check out our UROP videos highlighting current UROP students and their research

Prashanth Venkataram (Photonic Crystals) Natalia LuminAR Allan Blanchard Kamena
MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Comments and questions to: urop@mit.edu